„Basia coquum," Simon said. "Or whatever their motto is."
"It's 'Descensus Averno facilis est.' 'The descent into hell is easy," said Alec. "You just said "Kiss the cook."
"Dammit," said Simon. "I knew Jace was screwing with me.“
Source: City of Lost Souls
„How to Come Out to Your Parents," she read out loud. "LUKE. Don't be ridiculous. Simon's not gay, he's a vampire.“
Clary to Luke, pg. 213
Source: The Mortal Instruments, City of Ashes (2008)
„CH: Have you told many fibs today?
M: I lie a lot - it's really useful - but everything I've said today has been the whole truth and nothing but the truth. So help me… er… Trevor…“
— Morrissey English singer 1959
Interview by Chris Heath, Star Hits (1987)
About the Notre Dame fire, Odds & Ends
— Cassandra Clare American author 1973
Prologue “The Minder” section 5 (p. 10)
The Republic of Thieves (2013)
„Simon Wiesenthal told me that any political party in a democracy that uses the word 'freedom' in its name is either Nazi or Communist.“
— Robert D. Kaplan American writer 1952
Robert D. Kaplan, Balkan Ghosts http://books.google.com/books?id=7zx8HswRGmMC&pg=PR53&ots=7w-fGL9HLu, p. liii
— Mahmoud Ahmadinejad 6th President of the Islamic Republic of Iran 1956
2006, Letter to George W. Bush, 2006
Source: City of Ashes
— Cassandra Clare, The Whitechapel Fiend
Source: The Whitechapel Fiend